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Authentication pop-up issue with Selenium [duplicate]

How to enter credentials using Selenium (Java)? I am not able to enter credentials in the Pop-up window, which is shown above. Please help me in this. Thanks in Advance
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Using xpath to confirm <h4> text with a <strong tag> in the middle

I'm using the Java Selenium WebDriver implementation. I'm searching for a string literal in an tag which has a tag in the middle, i.e. <h4>Some regular text <strong>followed by strong ...
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Selenium form input sendKeys doesn't always work under IE

We're trying to use Selenium 2.0b3 to verify behavior of a Java web site we've recently acquired from a third party. The site often uses AJAX to plop HTML replacements onto the page. Internet ...
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Change the title of a webpage in JUnit test with Selenium Web Driver

I want to write an automated JUnit test script with Selenium Web Driver to load a Wikipedia page and then change the title of the page loaded. import java.util.regex.Pattern; import ...
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how to read and write file on mac system using java? [closed]

hi everyone i am new to mac system, on window system we read and write data from excel sheet what about mac? if notes is an answer provide me a java code to read and write data from notes file.strong ...
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Where to start learning test automation from?

Nervously looking at job posts, automation and programming is no longer "good-to-have". It is almost a must. I'm a manual tester looking to start working towards automated testing/test automation. I ...
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Where to store XPath variables

Where should I store XPath variables - in a class or in an external file? What are the (dis)advantages of these approaches?
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Selenium Webdriver code in Java to search hidden Objects in Web Browser

I am trying to create a Selenium Web driver java code where I can find all the hidden objects on the webpage and can be accessed. I want the count of all those hidden objects. Which property I can use ...
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What set of toolkits and frameworks should I learn to be considered as a good tester

I am very new at testing, so my apologies in advance if my question is very primary. I started my job as a Tester 4 months ago. I am using Java, Selenium and Sikuli to write tests for applications. I ...
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Dataproviders and Asserts

When using DataProviders, on TestNG, my test method has asserts that will fail since the data passed in navigates to a different url. Is there a way to work around this, i.e. a way for the data to ...
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How to continue script when element is not found in selenium

I am using selenium web driver and appium as this is mobile application automation, I am trying to check that if element is there or not and based on that I have put conditions. long starttime = ...
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TestNg not executes @BeforeGroup if the method is in another class

My code structure is like this: I have four classes having ten tests and one @BeforeClass method to run before any of the tests. In each of four classes all tests are of one single group. And I have ...
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How to Implement Page Object and Page Factory Pattern in Selenium Webdriver?

I am a beginner in learning selenium Webdriver. I am not able to understand how page object and factory models works and how it can be beneficial? Kindly help me explain it with detailed explanation. ...
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Verify if popup appears using Selenium

I want to verify if a pop-up appears, so I went to inspect element of the link and I tried to match the ownerID from the element to that of the url that pops-up but the issue that I have is that when ...
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Looking for a content-aware library for regression testing of PDF files

I'm doing some automated regression testing on a web application using Rational Functional Tester with Java. I need to test some PDF files produced by that application, comparing them with a "base" ...
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Getting started with Rest-Assured for REST-Api Testing

I am new to REST-Api testing. i am getting started with Rest-Assured for Rest-Api testing. i am having an issue in my first ever testcase. The code is as follows: @Test public void ...
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Keys.ARROW_DOWN does not select an item in the 'Select Box'?

I have a select box which has 3 values in the drop-down. When I click on the select box and then further use click() on the value item , it works fine. but when I use Keys.ARROW_DOWN its displays the ...
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Existence of an element

I have seen a couple of ways to test if an element exists. One way: private boolean existsElement(String id) { try { driver.findElement(By.id(id)); } catch (NoSuchElementException e) ...
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Using Selenium to test SOLR queries

I have a general question, which pretty much is, How do I test SOLR queries using Selenium? Suppose we have a SOLR query JSON file, which pretty much looks like a huge pile of text containing values ...
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search string text in search grid is not working using send keys

I am passing sendKeys( ) through search grid to search a particular string.I am able to click that search text but its not clicking the search string ,Below is the html for that search text: ...
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What Concepts of Java do i need to learn to use Selenium Webdriver?

I want to learn Selenium WebDriver automation using Java. I have done manual testing before and want to learn automation. I just know the basics of Core Java. Could you please suggest me the Core ...
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How to setup selenium , projects and eclipse at one central point like server so multiple tester can write automation code at same time?

I want to set Eclipse, Selenium and our projects at some central level from where other tester can access code, modify code, update code etc. Until now I was alone doing automation scripting to my ...
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Finding Element on a webapplication built using frames

I am using Java with Selenium Webdriver. I am currently writing a script to verify a contact has been added to a contact list from a form. The workflow is: The menu of our application uses Angular js ...
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How to handle sub child windows(more than 3) using Selenium Web Driver with Java

I am using Selenium Webdriver with Java, and I need help handling sub child windows. I have to handle four child windows. Main window- Child window- Grand child - (to reach 5 child windows) I ...
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How to find real world Selenium projects

Where can I find sample or real Selenium projects. All the material I can find on github and on internet are basic, and never intermediate or advanced. How does a real Selenium project look in real ...
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Selenium sendKeys() different behaviour for Chrome, Firefox and Safari [closed]

Below is simple snippet of code: @FindBy(className = "element-to-press") private WebElement elementToPress; // some other code Keys move = Keys.ARROW_DOWN; gridContainer.sendKeys(move); In ...
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Webdriver : How to switch to a specific window?

I came across many solutions for switching between windows, one of them is: Set<String> allWindows = driver.getWindowHandles(); for(String currentWindow : allWindows){ ...
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Upcasting FirefoxBrowser to Webdriver

When we write the code to automate the browser then what is the need of upcasting in the code Webdriver Some_Variable = new FirefoxDriver(); //Run time Polymorphism My question: What is the need to ...
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Tools for Java software testing

I'm currently working(almost finishing) a Java project that consists on a server application and some client applications on the same network, that will communicate with the server only to request ...
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Is it worth it to learn an automated testing software as a Java web developer?

I want to learn Selenium web driver (or JUnit), but I'm hesitating on whether to learn it or not because my work is not focused on testing. I do maintain and develop Java web based applications and as ...
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Java concepts needed to learn selenium [duplicate]

I am a Manual Tester having 2.9 yrs of experience Now that i want to learn Selenium., can anyone tell me what all i need to learn in Java which helps in learning Selenium
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How to get the text present between <H2> tag

I am trying this: String str = "//*[@id="Result"]/h2"; WebElement vele = driver.findElement(By.cssSelector(str)); String vin = vele.toString(); System.out.println("Vin is"+vin); The result is: ...
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Conflict in Automation testing and Manual testing

I am new to Automation Testing. While writing an automation script using Selenium I am facing some issues. I have 7 Test Cases of which 2 Test Cases are repeatedly failing but when I check those cases ...
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Select SSL certificates using Selenium web Driver

I'm using Selenium Web Driver on Windows 7. I need to test a web application and I've to use a SSL certificate to enter. I don't know how to select the right certificate to use my application. I'm ...
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How to automate Mouse hover action in webdriver/java/kendo ui

I just want to automate mouse hover function for my project the scenario is Scenario : There is a text box, if i hover on it,the edit icon will enable and i have to click that icon.
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Cucumber not finding @Findby annotations

Im trying to set up cucumber over my page object. I currently have as my login page object: @FindBy (id = cF.username) public WebElement username; @FindBy (id = cF.password) ...
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Why would StringUtils return the incorrect # of matches of a substring?

I am using StringUtils from the apache commons library to check the # of matches of a substring within the source code of an html page. I have converted the page source using the webdriver command: ...
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What kind of test cases can we not automate in selenium webdriver - java [closed]

I want to know what kind of test cases we cannot automate using selenium webdriver. I do not want to use any 3rd party tool (Autoit, etc..).
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How can I setup structure of automation for given project

I have been doing automation for websites and mobile apps since last year. I am using Java,Selenium webdriver, and TestNG. Now I have one big project to do automation and I would like to first set ...
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Unit testing with external files

I started writing unit tests recently and need to test reading fields in a spreadsheet (.xlsx and .xls), my biggest question is: Should I create a spreadsheet by code using Apache POI or use external ...
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How to use TestNG to create multi-user tests scenarios?

What I need to do is to create UI test cases for our application and we have decided to use Selenium with TestNG (we're still open to other options if there are considerable advantages). The tests we ...
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How to select category from Ebay dropdown list? [duplicate]

Hi I'm learning automation testing using Eclipse, Selenium Webdriver, and Java. I'm practicing. I'm trying to select the label 'Consumer Electronics' from the Ebay dropdown menu and search only in ...
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cucumber java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: Not a file or directory:

I'm new to cucumber. I have created a cucumber project but cannot seem to run the project. Every time I do, I get an error: java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: Not a file or directory: Here is how my ...
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How to run all Selenium test cases via batch file

I am a noob in Java and automation so please bear with me if I get the terminology wrong. I have a class file that can open a browser and navigate to google.com and then closes the browser. There’s ...
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How to modify testNG report in selenium java

I am running my script in java and getting the results in testNG. But in my application after filling up the form I am getting a confirmation alert message. I am able to read that alert message and ...
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Is writing unit-tests difficult for me as a QA-engineer?

I currently work as a QA-engineer. Work a lot with java, selenium and test-automation. But, unit-tests are something the developers have been doing and something that I fear. Is it difficult? Do you ...
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Blank screenshot with WebDriver

Im not sure why, but ever time my screenshot is executed, the images are saved as blank. heres the code: public void screenshotOnError() throws IOException { WebDriver driver = new ...
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Ant compile failed, packages do not exist

I'm trying to compile my maven test project in intellij and everytime i compile, i get this error: Buildfile: /Users/username/Desktop/workFiles/maven/MavenProject/build.xml setClassPath: init: ...
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Is there any way to continue selenium web driver script after assert fails?

I have some script which is written with selenium webdriver. Actually, I have put some assert statement in between script. When an assert statement fails my script stops execution. Is there any way ...